The Niskanen Center develops evidence-based policy and advances these ideas through direct engagement in the policymaking process. We have our talented staff and scholars to thank for our accomplishments to date.

We are flexible but fast-paced, committed to questioning our ideological assumptions against the evidence, and dedicated to supporting our staff in building their careers.

Current Openings

The Niskanen Center Internship Program (Spring, Summer, Fall)

Postdoctoral Researcher – Physical Climate Risk

2020-2022 Litigation Law Fellow

If you don’t see a role that’s right for you at the moment, check back often and follow us on social media. We often post new openings in our immigration, climate, poverty and welfare, legal, communications, and government affairs teams.

Niskanen Perks

  • Competitive salaries
  • Performance-based bonuses
  • Metro/Parking benefits
  • Employer-paid medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Paid family leave
  • Unlimited paid time off